cabildo

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From Spanish, from Latin capitulum.

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cabildo (plural cabildos)

  1. A local government council in some Spanish-speaking communities.
  2. A town hall in some Spanish-speaking countries

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin capitulum, diminutive of caput (head).

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Noun[edit]

cabildo m (plural cabildos)

  1. Body of churchmen that forms the chapter of a cathedral or collegiate church.
  2. A town council or other governing body at a local level.
  3. An assembly or meeting held by such a governing body.
  4. The place where such an assembly is held; cabildo.

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